BY Katie Zanin in Music Stuff on Oct 19, 2010 |
19-year-old Rye Rye is the first artist to be signed to acronym-loving M.I.A.’s record label N.E.E.T. (“Not in Education, Employment or Training.” The new video for “Sunshine” (featuring M.I.A.) is a mellow, lazy video shot on the streets and playgrounds of Baltimore. This great video is bound to conjure up some mixture of happiness and homesickness. The subdued beats, hazy colors and schoolyard choreography are a perfect ... Read More
BY Lauren Rubin in Music Stuff on Oct 15, 2010 |
Regardless of how you might feel on our country's position in the battlefield, one thing is for sure. The men and women who courageously serve and sacrifice their lively hood on a daily basis to protect the good old US of A, deserve a hard rocking salute. Thankfully, the USO has paired up with VH1 to turn those over worn military uniforms into groove loving dancing pants.Mark your calendars folks because on December 5th at 9:00pm VH1 Divas Salute The ... Read More
BY skye in Music Stuff on Oct 08, 2010 |
New Feist documentary just released!
"Look What The Light Did Now" documents the creation of Leslie Feist's album The Reminder and the musical and visual collaborators that helped her along the way.
Directed by Anthony Seck, LWTLDN was shot in super 8 and HDSR. The documentary is full of performances and candid interviews about the intersection of art and music. "The film follows Feist and her supporting cast through an ... Read More
BY Helen in Music Stuff on Oct 07, 2010 |
The brand new video for andro-synth-pop La Roux’s second hit single “In for the Kill” premiered today on MySpace and it is good as gold. The video was directed by LEGS, who’s work you may have seen in the Hindu-Pagan ‘60s girl group gospel drum circle party video for “Dog Days Are Over” by Florence and the Machines. It was filmed in the historic Hotel Chelsea, crash pad for numerous musicians, artists, poets and writers of ... Read More
BY Laurie in Music Stuff on Oct 07, 2010 |
We’re super stoked to premiere Thunderball’s 2nd single off their upcoming release “12 Mile High” (out on ESL November 9th) on our brand spankin’ new Radio Player (look to your right, yes there it is!). ESL, the label that brought you Thievery Corporation, will release another groove filled album from the DC based trio and “Ambassadors of Style” next month, and this song is my favorite of the disc. Filled with hypnotic ... Read More